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Midlands Restaurant May Have To Close For Christmas Due To Employees Isolating

There has been a 70% increase in positive cases of 18-34 year olds.

A midlands restaurant may be forced to close for Christmas because of the number of staff isolating due to Covid. 

Owner of Corner House Bistro in Athlone Joe Connolly says 20% of his employees are currently unavailable for work.

It comes as a 70% increase in cases has been reported in recent days in the 18-34 year old cohort.

The Weathmeath businessman fears if the trend continues they'll miss out on the busiest time of the year: 

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